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Rosewood Estates

2630 Laramie Dr
Alliance, Nebraska
2-3 BR

Rosewood Estates II

2619 Cheyenne Ln
Alliance, Nebraska
2-3 BR

WildFlower Terrace

2420 Peterson Ct
Alliance, Nebraska
Rent Assisted
Elderly Supportive Housing

Estrella Del Norte

311 S Grand St
Alliance, Nebraska

Maxwell Square

2612 Big Horn Dr
Alliance, Nebraska
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There are 84 low-income apartments in Alliance that offer reduced rents to eligible households.

Rental assistance programs support 84 low-income homes in Alliance where households pay rent based on how much they earn. For 2023, elgible households participating in federally assisted housing pay an average of $335 towards rent each month.

Affordable rent data for some communities last confirmed on January 23rd, 2023. Subdsidized rents typically change once a year based on federal guidance.

Public Housing Agencies Serving Alliance, Nebraska

Public Housing Agencies operate federally assisted affordable housing programs at local levels on behalf of HUD. Notably, housing agencies are responsible for managing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Public Housing, and Project-Based Voucher waiting lists within their jurisdiction.

Housing Authority Programs
Alliance Housing Authority Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV); Public Housing
Go to the Nebraska Public Housing and Low-Income Apartments Waiting Lists page for openings near Alliance.

Alliance, Nebraska Affordable Housing Data

Income Based Apartments in Alliance, Nebraska

Alliance features 84 income based apartments. Tenants of income based apartments typically pay no more than 30% of their income towards rent and utilities.

Low Rent Apartments in Alliance, Nebraska

There are 84 rent subsidized apartments that do not provide direct rental assistance but remain affordable to low income households in Alliance.

Housing Choice Vouchers in Alliance, Nebraska

On average, Section 8 Housing Choice vouchers pay Alliance landlords $300 per month towards rent. The average voucher holder contributes $300 towards rent in Alliance.

The maximum amount a voucher would pay on behalf of a low-income tenant in Alliance, Nebraska for a two-bedroom apartment is between $780 and $954.

2023 Alliance, Nebraska Fair Market Rents and Housing Choice Voucher Payment Standards

Fair Market Rents can be used to better understand the average housing costs of an area. Fair Market Rents are used by HUD to establish payment and rent standards for federal rental assistance programs like the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Studio One BR Two BR Three BR Four BR
Alliance, Nebraska Fair Market Rent $590 $659 $867 $1,055 $1,165
Alliance, Nebraska Payment Standard Range $531 to $649 $593 to $725 $780 to $954 $950 to $1,161 $1,049 to $1,282

Sourced from federal housing data and research.

Alliance, NE Affordable Housing Snapshot

Total Affordable Apartment Properties 6
Total Low Income Apartments 176
Total Housing Units with Rental Assistance 84
Percentage of Housing Units Occupied By Renters 38.24%
Average Renter Household Size 1.96
Average Household Size 2.29
Median Household Income $48,631 ±$7,680
Median Rent $540 ±$44
Percentage Of Renters Overburdened 42.72% ± 10.65pp
Total Population 8,500

Population and Household Demographics

Alliance is a city in Box Butte County, Nebraska with a population of 8,500. There are 3,630 households in the city with an average household size of 2.29 persons. 38.24% of households in Alliance are renters.

Income and Rent Overburden in Alliance

The median gross income for households in Alliance is $48,631 a year, or $4,053 a month. The median rent for the city is $540 a month.

Households who pay more than thirty percent of their gross income are considered to be Rent Overburdened. In Alliance, a household making less than $1,800 a month would be considered overburdened when renting an apartment at or above the median rent. 42.72% of households who rent are overburdened in Alliance.

Area Median Income In Alliance

Affordable housing program eligibility is always determined by one's income. Each household's income is compared to the incomes of all other households in the area. This is accomplished through a statistic established by the government called the Area Median Income, most often referred to as AMI. The AMI is calculated and published each year by HUD.

HUD often uses an area larger than a city to determine the AMI because HUD anticipates those searching for housing will look beyond individual cities during their housing search. For Alliance, the AMI is calculated from all households within Box Butte County.

In Alliance, HUD calculates the Area Median Income for a family of four as $88,000

Most affordable housing programs determine eligibility based on the percent of AMI a given household's income is. Among the programs that determine eligibility based on the AMI are Section 8, HOME, LIHTC, Section 515, 202 and 811.

Rental Assistance in Alliance

Rental assistance is a type of housing subsidy that pays for a portion of a renter’s monthly housing costs, including rent and tenant paid utilities. This housing assistance can come in the form of Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers, project-based Section 8 contracts, public housing, USDA Rental Assistance (in Section 515 properties) as well as HUD Section 202 and 811 properties for elderly and disabled households.

Income Qualifications for HUD Rental Assistance in Alliance

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30% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 30% of the Alliance AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Extremely Low Income households.
$18,000 $20,600 $24,860 $30,000 $35,140 $40,280 $45,420 $50,560
50% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 50% of the Alliance AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Very Low Income households.
$30,000 $34,250 $38,550 $42,800 $46,250 $49,650 $53,100 $56,500
80% AMI Income Limits
Renters earning up to 80% of the Alliance AMI may qualify for rental assistance programs that target Low Income households.
$47,950 $54,800 $61,650 $68,500 $74,000 $79,500 $84,950 $90,450